Our Team


As a principal planner, Abdullahi hopes to stabilize and revitalize Minneapolis’s most diverse and economically vibrant communities. Before joining iZone, Abdullahi worked in Washington DC and in Minnesota, where he was a transportation planner for the Minnesota Department of Transportation -MnDOT Statewide Headquarters in St Paul, Minnesota. 

His experience includes zoning laws, business law, smart growth, affordable housing, community planning, geospatial analysis solutions, inclusiveness, bike-sharing programs, amenities, park and recreation, transportation, and residential development. 

Education: Abdullahi holds degrees from Minnesota State University, Mankato, and Georgetown University, Washington, DC.